Tehran (IP) - Iranian people came out winning in the face of the White House’s sanctions against Iran since the beginning of 2019, says Iran's President Hassan Rouhani.

Iran PressIran News: "The great people of Iran have been victorious in various events over the past few years. Regarding the sanctions imposed on Iran by the White House criminals since the beginning of 2019, our people were and are winners," said Rouhani on Monday.

Speaking at the inauguration ceremony of 17 national projects for the renovation and reconstruction of flood-hit areas in April 2019, President Hassan Rouhani said the authorities in Lorestan, Khuzestan, and Golestan provinces worked hard in last year's flood.

“The 2019 flood was a bitter incident for all of us. Sixty-six thousand destroyed homes and businesses were rebuilt, and 90,000 units were repaired,” he added.

The president noted: "After the 2019 flood, the government was facing difficulties, but at the same time, good decisions were made in the first days."


Read More:

Iran will continue to resist criminal sanctions, making US feel regret: Leader

US will fail once again: Iran Foreign Ministry spokesman